Sociology questions set 165

By | September 24, 2018

Sociology

Question 1
In the wake of globalization Indian economy has
A
Reasserted its commitment to socialist path of development.
B
Reoriented to mixed economic path.
C
rejuvenated the Gandhian models of self-sufficiency.
D
opened up to economic neoliberalism.
Question 2
First of our classic visions of society comes from Karl Marx in
A
1818-83
B
1820-83
C
1835-74
D
1816-75
Question 3
Deviant is an agent of.
A
Change
B
no change
C
neutrality
D
None of these
Question 4
Match the Authors in List-I with books in List-II and choose the correct answer from the code given below: List-I (Authors) List-II (Books) a. A. Cohen 1. Women and Crime b. R.E. Dobash and R.P. Dobash 2. Gender and Public Harassment c. C.B. Gardner 3. Women, Violence and Social Change d. F. Heidensohn 4. Delinquent Boys Codes: a b c d
A
4 3 2 1
B
1 2 3 4
C
4 3 1 2
D
3 2 4 1
Question 5
In which of the book has Mannheim propounded the idea of Sociology of Knowledge?
A
The End of Ideology
B
The End of History
C
Ideology and Utopia
D
The German Ideology
Question 6
If an individual fails to comply with the rules and regulations of the society he/she is usually termed as.
A
Obedient
B
Abnormal
C
Deviant
D
None of these
Question 7
A form of treatment for severe mental disorders that has been largely abandoned is.
A
psychotherapy
B
psychosurgery
C
hypnotherapy
D
electroconvulsive shock therapy
Question 8
Which method of identifying social classes views social class as a statistical category formed by sociologists or statisticians or statisticians on the basis of income occupation education or some combination of these?
A
the combined approach
B
the reputational method
C
the self-placement method
D
the objective method
Question 9
In economic growth it is important to consider.
A
the quantity of capital and labor
B
the quality of capital and labor
C
the quality of the labor force
D
all of the above
Question 10
The government is.
A
the ultimate source of social control
B
institutionalized social control
C
a way of insuring absolute freedom for citizens
D
BOTH ultimate and institutionalized social control
Question 11
Phenomenology is a radical alternative to
A
Positivism
B
Evolutionism
C
Functionalism
D
Diffusionism
Question 12
Erving Goffman made a distinctive contribution to sociology by popularizing a particular type of interactionist method known as.
A
macrosociology
B
the dramaturgical approach
C
Verstehen
D
I m O.K you, re O.K
Question 13
Most population experts.
A
expect the growth rate to remain constant
B
expect population to level off at between 8 and 15 billion people
C
have written off the Malthusian prophecy altogether
D
believe that a high fertility rate continues to be necessary in the developing nations
Question 14
If a deviant act is 'normalized' it is:
A
recognized as breaking an important norm of behavior
B
seen a temporary aberration from an otherwise normal character
C
the first step in establishing a deviant career
D
attributed to the person's genetic or anatomical make up
Question 15
American military policy has been built on.
A
assured destruction capability
B
very large number of troops
C
trust in U.S allies
D
a spirit of peace in the world
Question 16
Prejudice persists because it.
A
is learned in school
B
is emotionally satisfying
C
is based on rational though
D
causes guilt feelings and most people need a scapegoat
Question 17
The term Second World societies refers to.
A
countries that industrialized after those in Europe
B
countries that industrialized less successfully than Europe
C
countries that industrialized under state central planning
D
countries that have yet to proceed to industrialize
Question 18
Women after divorce.
A
need not do any of the menial housework
B
have a more difficult psychollogical adjustment than men
C
experience a 45 percent drop in income
D
all of the above
Question 19
''Sociology is a Science which attempts an interpretative understanding of social action.'' Who defined Sociology in this manner?
A
T. Parsons
B
MacIver and Page
C
E. Durkheim
D
Max Weber
Question 20
Which approach holds that deviance is not a feature of a group or individual a process of interaction through which one group becomes defined as deviant?
A
labelling theory
B
control theory
C
functionalist theory
D
conflict theory
There are 20 questions to complete.

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